Greatest Inventions with Bill Nye: Transportation


Duration: 50 minutos

Grades: 6-8, 9-12

Subjects: Architecture, Ecology, Oral and Written Expression, Physics, Engineering, Language, Chemistry

On air

Program Description

” There are many ways to get around, but they weren’t invented overnight. In Greatest Inventions With Bill Nye: Transportation, Bill Nye travels the long and winding road through the technology and history of transportation. From peddling and paddling to planes and maglev trains, this high-speed journey takes us from prehistory to the present. It’s about how we got here. Literally.
GREEN CONTENT: This episode discusses the interaction between energy sources and transportation, from early locomotives to today’s cutting-edge helium-powered airships. Features a HYBRID vehicle, an ETHANOL-powered vehicle and an innovative HYDROGEN fuel cell. “